Guest Speakers: Lindsey Manshack, MPH; Diana C. Parra Perez, PhD, MPH, PT; and Shanti Parikh, PhD
Upon completion of this session, participants will be able to:
- Identify steps and strategies needed to understand cultural attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors important to stakeholders
- Describe strategies and ways to create a welcoming environment for members of partnerships
- Provide examples of cultural humility and cultural competency needed to establish a lasting partnership
- Identify potential cultural barriers for connecting with partners
CCHPR’s lecture series, Know Your Level of Community Engagement, introduces research teams and community partners to the foundations of community-engaged research and practice. Each session addresses specific topics and strategies, including understanding the levels/types of community engagement, strategies and processes that promote community engagement, the need to match community engagement to research objectives, the development of partnerships, and working with the Institutional Review Board.